LES PÉPITES (SPECIAL SCREENING WITH XAVIER DE LAUZANNE)
Saturday, 11 March 2017 - 7.30pm (Premiere)
$16 (AF Members) and $19 (non-members)
Part of Francophonie Festival:
France l 2016
In French and Khmer with English subtitles
Director: Xavier de Lauzanne
Cast: Christian des Pallières, Marie-France des Pallières, Bertrand des Pallières
Two worlds colliding for the best: the one of the children of Phnom Penh, scavenging the dump-site to survive, and the one of a recently retired French couple discovering Cambodia. This is the extraordinary human story of Christian and Marie-France and how they changed the lives of more than 10,000 kids over 20 years.
6.30pm Cocktail Reception | Special screening 7.30pm
All the persons who attend the movie are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition “33 ans avec les Triplés” at 5.30pm followed by a cocktail reception at 6.30pm at La Galerie.
Following the screening, Xavier de Lauzanne, director of the movie, will take part in a Q & A
Please note that la médiathèque, le café and la galerie will be closed due to renovation starting from 17 December until 1 January. Translation service is closed from 18 December included. Alliance Française is closed from 21 December to 1 January. La médiathèque, le café and la galerie will be open on 2 January 2018!